Turkish PM Erdogan pushes for Istanbul's

Turkish PM Erdogan pushes for Istanbul's 2020 bid
Associated Press

Hasan Arat, Istanbul 2020 Bid Chairman, center, speaks during a news conference in Buenos Aires, Argentina, Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2013. At left is Istanbul 2020 Director of Sport, Alp Berker, and at right is Nese Gundogan, Secretary General of the National Olympic Committee of Turkey. During the meeting of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Executive Board meeting and the 125th IOC session on Sept. 4-10 members will elect the host city for the Summer Olympics Games of 2020, with candidates being Madrid, Istanbul and Tokyo, as well as choose a new IOC president and add a sport to the 2020 program. (AP Photo/Victor R. Caivano)

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